|Communications and Our Town - Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.|
A telephone technician explains to two young boys how different types of communication foster links and interdependence between people.
Keywords: Communication: General; Interdependence; Sociology
Downloads: 5,254 (6 reviews)
|Our Changing Family Life - Knickerbocker Productions|
How patterns of family living have changed from the 1880s to the 1950s, shown in dramatized sequences.
Keywords: Sociology; Families; Gender roles
Downloads: 15,431 (3 reviews)
|Social Class in America - Knickerbocker Productions|
Shows the differences in the life experience of three male babies from three different social classes. One young man succeeds his father as president of the family manufacturing company. Another, a middle-class white-collar worker at the same company, leaves the town of his birth and moves to New York City where he becomes a respected advertising art director, thus rising in social status. A third, born into the working class, trains as a mechanic and holds an influential job at a service statio...
Keywords: Sociology; Class; 1950s
Downloads: 25,132 (9 reviews)